Living up to its reputation as the country’s franchise authority, the Philippine Franchise Association (PFA) is holding a series of seminars and business matching sessions during the international expo of Franchise Asia Philippines 2015 on June 12 to 14 at the SMX Convention Center. The seminars to be presented are the following:
– Master Franchising 101 and International Franchise Opportunity Seminar on June 12, 1 to 4 PM;
– Discovery Day Session: International Expansion Opportunities on June 12, 1 to 4 PM;
– Specialty Coffee and the Third Wave Seminar on June 13, 4:30 to 6:30 PM;
– How to Invest in the Right Franchise Seminar on June 13, 10AM to 12 NN and 2 to 4PM and on June 14, 1 to 3 PM;
– How to Franchise Your Business on June 13, 9:30AM to 12 NN and 1 to 3PM and on June 14, 2 to 4 PM.
The seminar on Master Franchising 101 is aimed at entrepreneurs who want to acquire a master franchise of an international brand wanting to penetrate the huge Philippine market. The Discovery Day Session, meanwhile, are for Philippine franchisors who are seeking expansion opportunities abroad. The said session will feature market briefings on the Middle East and Hong Kong. There will also be a presentation on opportunities in ASEAN’s halal market.
For those who want to go into business via franchising, there is the How to Invest in the Right Franchise Seminar, which gives seminar participants a clearer understanding of what franchising is and what it is not. The said seminar also shares tips on wise franchise investment. The seminar on How to Franchise Your Business, on the other hand, is targeted at entrepreneurs who want to consider using the franchising model as a strategy for growth.
Last but definitely not the least, the seminar on Specialty or Third Wave Coffee will discuss opportunities in the current movement to produce high-quality coffee.
Those interested to attend any of the abovementioned seminars may email [email protected] or contact (632) 687-0365 to 67 and look for Ms. Jen Infante.
Franchise Asia Philippines 2015 is considered the biggest franchise event in Asia and will feature a two-day international franchise conference on June 10-11; a three-day international franchise expo on June 12-14; franchise educational seminars on July 12-14; and the Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) program on June 8 and 9. Now on its 23rd year, the said event is supported by the World Franchise Council (WFC) and the Asia Pacific Franchise Confederation (APFC).